Journal Special Issues

Journal and Magazine Special Issues


Selected papers from the conference and two co-located workshops (BLESS and 5G/Security/Privacy) will be recommended to the following journals and IEEE Magazine.

* Important dates:

(Extended version) submission deadline: 15 October 2018
Decision notification: 30 November 2018
Final manuscript submission: December 2018
Publication: December 2018 (or early 2019)


For all the journals and magazine, the enhanced manuscript should have at least 40% of updates and extended contributions should be made. The recommended papers will receive additional blind reviews by the experts for the final decision of journal/magazine publications.

(Note: Sensors Journal and JNSM SIs is not limited to the conference paper extensions, and is open for ISC2 authors’ papers.)


All the accepted papers are candidates, and the recommendations will be made based on the conference paper reviews as well as on-site author presentations.


* Special Issue Guest Editors

Baek-Young Choi, Ph.D.

Victor Larios, Ph.D.

Andrea Molinari, Ph.D.

Xiao-Jun Wu, Ph.D.